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Shopping as a part of a political agenda: The emergence and development of the shopping centre in socialist Croatia, 1960–1980

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...Introduction In (former) socialist countries the theme of consumerism has for a long time been neglected in sociological and anthropological research. A possible explanation for this dearth, which has also...

Reconstruction in South-East Europe and Georgia: An Architect’s Perspective – Scale, Materials and Appearances

Authentic Reconstruction : Authenticity, Architecture and the Built Heritage

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book chapter

...Introduction Under the ICOMOS Charter for the Conservation of Places of Cultural Significance (the Burra Charter, 2013), ‘reconstruction’ involves returning a place to a known earlier state and is distinguished from restoration...

Bogdan Bogdanović’s surrealist postmodernism

Vladimir Kulić

Vladimir Kulić is Associate Professor, College of Design, Iowa State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Second World Postmodernisms : Architecture and Society under Late Socialism

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...In 1989, Italian architectural critic Mario Pisani published a book prophetically titled Tendenze nell architettura degli anni ’90, which featured a roster of postmodernist celebrities, including Aldo Rossi, James Stirling, Robert Venturi...

Imperial Rome and the Roman Empire, c. 31 BCE–284 CE

Janet DeLaine

Janet DeLaine is Associate Professor in Roman Archaeology, University of Oxford, UK, and has published widely on ancient Roman architecture and urbanism. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 1

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter

...For roughly 300 years, from the defeat of Antony and Cleopatra in 31 BCE by Octavian – later given the title of Augustus – the Roman Empire was continuously under the autocratic rule of the emperor despite often-dramatic regime change which...

Metals

Christopher Beorkrem

Christopher Beorkrem is associate professor of architecture at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Material Strategies in Digital Fabrication

Routledge, 2017

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... For their strength and durability metals are often through small maquettes. Serra developed the forms deployed in materially parametric compositions. For for his Torqued Ellipses through small-scale studies in its flexibility...

The Byzantine Empire (Turkey/Mediterranean Rim), 324–1453

Lyn Rodley

Lyn Rodley is an associate lecturer with the Open University and teaches Byzantine art and architecture at Morley College in London. She was previously Helen Waddell Visiting Professor at Queen’s University, Belfast, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 1

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter

...The Byzantine Empire was the continuation of the Roman Empire with Constantinople (Byzantium) as its capital from 324 CE and the imperial sanction of Christianity. The vast territorial extent of the originally Byzantine Empire, based...

Christian Roman Empire, c. 285–480 CE

Thomas N. Howe

Thomas N. Howe is Professor of Art and Art History and Chair of Art History at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, USA, and also Coordinatore Generale (scientific director for archaeology and masterplanning) for the Fondazione Restoring Ancient Stabiae in Castellammare di Stabia, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 1

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter

...Historically the period of the Late Roman Empire was characterized by the re-establishment of stability after the chaos of 235–285 (the so-called ‘third-century crisis’), although on a more rigid social and economic basis and with a great...